By WECT Staff | October 6, 2020 at 12:34 PM EDT – Updated October 6 at 4:38 PM
CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. (WECT) – The Carolina Beach Police Department is searching for a suspect following a bank robbery Tuesday morning.
According to officials, the robbery happened at the First Citizens bank located at 612 North Lake Park Boulevard around 11:30 a.m.
The masked suspect entered the bank and handed a teller a green bag, demanding money. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, he then jumped into the passenger side of a dark, four-door compact SUV and fled the area northbound toward Snow’s Cut Bridge.
The suspect, described as a middle-aged man, was wearing a dark ball cap with the word “CAT” on the front hat, a dark shirt with orange lettering, faded blue jeans, and gray athletic shoes.
No injuries were reported.
If you have any information, contact the Carolina Beach Police Department at 910-458-2540 or anonymously at 910-458-1246.
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